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November 27th 2023
From 2018 to 2021, the deaths among U.S. pregnant and postpartum women aged 35 – 44 years old more than tripled, a new study found.
November 22nd 2023
After receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, the antibody titers of patients with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma were significantly reduced compared to patients with chronic hepatitis C patients.
November 3rd 2023
This new data suggests that hospital facilities in the US may need to plan for potentially atypical timing of bronchiolitis season once more for 2023.
October 6th 2023
This new data may help clinicians not to over-treat or over-medicalize with infants that have a SARS-CoV-2 infection.
October 2nd 2023
Patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection experienced a 22% increase in the incidence of immune-mediated inflammatory diseases, including T1DM, IBD, and psoriasis.
At the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, there were concerns that patients with rheumatoid arthritis would be more vulnerable due to their condition and its treatment. What impact has the availability of vaccines against COVID-19 had on the vulnerability of patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Test your knowledge with this quiz.
Patients with rheumatic disease were more likely to have a Pulmonary X-Ray Severity score >9, were more likely to require mechanical ventilation, and had a higher risk of death when compared with controls.